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Amsonia hubrichtii
Common Name: Arkansas Blue Star Family: Apocynaceae (The Dogbane Family)

Amsonia hubrichtii
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Blue stars are North American natives with handsome glossy foliage and star-shaped blue flowers. A. hubrichtii is a beautiful species with showy blue flowers and attractive, needle-like foliage that offers incredible foliage texture. Valued for its golden yellow fall colour. Commonly seen in gardens in the east and worth growing in the west. Deer resistant. Selected by the Perennial Plant Association as Perennial Plant of the Year 2011.

Geogrpahical Origin:
North America

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourBlue 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height2-4'  Bloom TimeEarly Summer 
Spread2-3'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureSun Part Sun  Foliage ColourGreen Good Fall Colour 
Soil MoistureAverage Moist  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone4-9  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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